Compare Akamai Kona Site Defender vs. Shape Security

Akamai Kona Site Defender is ranked 11th in Web Application Firewall (WAF) with 3 reviews while Shape Security is ranked 3rd in Fraud Detection and Prevention. Akamai Kona Site Defender is rated 8.0, while Shape Security is rated 0. The top reviewer of Akamai Kona Site Defender writes "Enables us to move faster with new products because we have this layer of protection set up in our infrastructure". On the other hand, Akamai Kona Site Defender is most compared with Shape Security, AWS WAF and Akamai Prolexic Routed, whereas Shape Security is most compared with Akamai Kona Site Defender, Imperva Incapsula and F5 Silverline DDoS Protection.
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Also Known As
Kona Site Defender, Kona
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Overview
Akamai's Kona Site Defender extends security beyond the data center while maintaining site performance and availability in the face of fast-changing threats. It leverages the power of the Akamai Intelligent Platform to detect, identify and mitigate Denial-of-Service (DoS) and Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attacks before they ever reach the origin.

The Shape solution comprises a high performance security appliance and a sophisticated machine-learning back end. Shape’s team of security and web experts develops and deploys countermeasures that deflect automated attacks at all three levels of the web application.

The Shape Solution (a Security-as-a-Service offering) protects web applications and mobile APIs from automated attacks. Once operational, Shape deflects automated attacks, with virtually no effort on the part of enterprise employees.

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AvidMobile, itBitWells Fargo, Loblaw, JetBlue, Zoosk
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Software R&D Company36%
Comms Service Provider11%
Media Company8%
Retailer8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Software R&D Company33%
Comms Service Provider19%
Financial Services Firm11%
Media Company7%
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